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Wake Forest University

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY Baptist Medical Center (WFUBMC) is a teaching hospital located in Winston—Salem, North Carolina. WFUBMC comprises the Wake Forest University School of Medicine and the North Carolina Baptist Hospital. The North Carolina Baptist Hospital was established in 1923 as an 88—bed community hospital. Wake Forest University School of Medicine (WFUSM; formerly the Bowman Gray School of Medicine [BGSM]) was founded in 1902 on the old Wake Forest University campus in Wake Forest. In 1941, BGSM moved to Winston—Salem, North Carolina, to become affiliated with the North Carolina Baptist Hospital. In 1997, the hospital and medical school realigned to become the WFUBMC. The combined entity is now composed of three main entities: Wake Forest University School of Medicine; North Carolina Baptist Hospital, which physically ...

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